Citations:first world problem
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English citations of first world problem
frustration experienced by privileged individuals
2010 April 6, MC Frontalot, “First World Problem” (song), in Zero Day (album):
2012 February 13, “The 'Top 100 First World Problems' According to Scooter Magruder (Video)”, Huffington Post, accessed on 2012-02-28:
- First world problems are not legitimate problems, but the minuscule annoyances that occur on a day-to-day basis in well-off, developed countries. Low cell phone battery? #firstworldproblems. Your hot water takes a while to get hot? #firstworldproblems.
2012 February 17, Campbell, Jeremy, “'It's a First-World problem'”, Fox 13 News:
- "My brand new phone got scratched on the first day that I got it," said Monica Menkis. That's a First World problem.
2012 February 21, Jenni Maier, “Video: The New Trailer For ‘Girls’ Captures First World Problems Brilliantly”, Crushable, accessed on 2012-02-28:
- While I know it's not fashionable to embrace having first world problems, it’s comforting to see them presented realistically on a TV show like Girls.